Municipality of Thermaikos
Urban Development Master Plan of the Municipality of Thermaikos
The Municipality of Thermaikos, historically, has been developed in a linear way across the waterfront. The population has been quadrupled over the last decade. It is one the most important poles of development of the wider area. It is one of the largest peri-urban municipalities of Thessaloniki, with a great population growth over the last decade, development of the suburban residence and the productive activities of the tertiary section, mainly, mixed uses of permanent and seasonal residence and large areas of illegal seasonal residence.
In the Urban Development Master Plan, the tendencies have been evaluated and, according to the development policy of the area, the appropriate areas for the development of the plan and the integration of the illegal residential areas are defined, spaces for tourism development, local productive activities, general interest uses in local and supralocal level, as ordered by the socio-economic and environmental potential for development of the area.